FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET

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Overview

Uses of Flexura Tablet

FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET is used for muscle relaxation. It relieves painful spasms of the skeletal muscles.

Flexura Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Stomach upset

How to use Flexura Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Flexura Tablet works

FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET is a muscle relaxant. It works on the centres in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm without reduction in strength. This improves pain and movement of muscles.

Flexura Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Flexura Tablet?

If you miss a dose of FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET provides relief from rigidity, tension and stiffness in muscles (spasticity) that may occur due to various conditions affecting the nervous system.
  • Take it with or after food or a glass of milk.
  • FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking FLEXURA 200 MG TABLET as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Don't stop taking it suddenly without talking to your doctor if you've been on it for a long time.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Flexura

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I have musclur pain from last 3 months i have taken medicens as soon as i stop taking medicens again pain starts. Tested for uric acid it is 7. Now sugested me Flexura D. Will this help and solve the problem
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Along with Tab Flexura-D also Take Tab Feboxa 40mg twice daily for next 15 days.
wollen calf muscle from past 3 weekd I'm not having any pain though but feel a bit numb sometimes in the effected leg. Doppler study- Venous of left lower limb came out normal. Consulted an orthopaedic and he prescribed Flexura D twice a day along with Pan 40mg once a day and Me12Od vitamin b12.for 2 weeks. Now from past 2 days I'm taking the medicine but I'm finding no change. When I wake up in the morning swelling is little less but after I do my do some walking or standing swelling increases. I'm not able to figure out what the problem is. Kindly suggest your opinion, I have already consulted a general physician and an Orthopaedic doctor. Regards Deeepak
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Along with your current treatment Take Tab Flotrip-forte thrice daily before mealsApply Dynapar QPS spray and keep your legs at an elevated level over 2 pillows
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FAQs

Q. Is Flexura addictive?

No. Flexura is not addictive. Only if taken with CNS depressants, then there are chances of addition due to relief action

Q. Is Flexura a narcotic?

No. Flexura is not a narcotic drug. It is a muscle relaxant

Q. Is Flexura a benzodiazepine/ non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)/ sulfa drug/ muscle relaxer?

Flexura is not a benzodiazepine/ non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)/sulfa drug. However, Flexura is a muscle relaxant

Q. Is Flexura safe?

Flexura is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Is Flexura like Flexeril?

Flexeril is trade name for active drug cyclobenzaprine. Flexura and cyclobenzaprine belong to same category of drugs called muscle relaxant

Q. Is Flexura gluten free?

Yes. Flexura is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before you use

Q. Can I take Flexura for a toothache?

Flexura is a muscle relaxant. It is used to treat muscle spasm (pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries). Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q. Can I take metaxalone with tramadol/ ibuprofen/ hydrocodone/ oxycodone/ aleve/ tylenol 3/ vicodin/ ambien/ flexeril/ Xanax?

Metaxalone interacts with tramadol/ ibuprofen/ hydrocodone/ oxycodone/ aleve/ tylenol 3/ vicodin/ ambien/ flexeril/ Xanax, and may increase side effects such as drowsiness. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required

Q. Does Flexura make you sleep?

Yes, Flexura may make you sleepy

Q. Does Flexura work and what does Flexura treat?

Flexura is a muscle relaxant. It is used to treat muscle spasm (pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries)

Q. Does Flexura cause tiredness?

Flexura may cause unusual tiredness. Inform your doctor immediately in case you experience unusual tiredness

Q. Does Flexura cause constipation/ weight gain?

Flexura is not known to cause side effects such as constipation or weight gain

Q. Does Flexura make you high?

Flexura does not have any known effect in getting high

Q. Does Flexura contain acetaminophen?

No.Flexura does not contain acetaminophen.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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